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The Columbian
New on DVD: Some unlikely duos go up against the bad guys“The Wonder Years: The Complete Series”: Includes all 115 episodes. • “Roots”:
New on DVD: Some unlikely duos go up against the bad guys
The Columbian / Posted yesterday
“The Wonder Years: The Complete Series”: Includes all 115 episodes. • “Roots”: Cable channel miniseries based on the Alex Haley book. • “DC Hero Girls: Hero of the Year”: Animated series about young super heroes. • “Dark Horse”: Barmaid... Read more
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Philly.com
What's so funny about peace, love, and understanding?of Frederick Douglass; Thurgood Marshall: American Revolutionary by Juan Willia
What's so funny about peace, love, and understanding?
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
of Frederick Douglass; Thurgood Marshall: American Revolutionary by Juan Williams; and The Autobiography of Malcolm X by Alex Haley. King particularly became a hero of mine. Here was a man who laid down his life for his friends, the... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Trump, Ailes, Cosby, Ann Coulter Keep "Playboy Philosophy" Alivepeep shows before the Web) to something Dad could read. It is shocking to see D
Trump, Ailes, Cosby, Ann Coulter Keep "Playboy Philosophy" Alive
Op-Ed News / Posted 3 days ago
peep shows before the Web) to something Dad could read. It is shocking to see Dick Cavett, David Steinberg, Roots author Alex Haley, Robert Culp, Tony Curtis, James Caan, Kiss' Gene Simmons and even the late Rev. Malcolm Boyd, author of Are Your... Read more
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Variety
From ‘Fargo’ to ‘People v. O.J.’: Emmy Nominees Discuss Limited Series Formatepisode eight, “we kind of built to this two-hour movie at the end.” Wolper an
From ‘Fargo’ to ‘People v. O.J.’: Emmy Nominees Discuss Limited Series Format
Variety / Posted 11 days ago
episode eight, “we kind of built to this two-hour movie at the end.” Wolper and his “Roots” associates began by rereading Alex Haley’s book, watching the old series and digesting “a giant packet” of research on Africa and antebellum America. The... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
Roots author Alex Haley's birthday celebrated by those keeping his legacy alivethe life of a literary pioneer. From his farmhouse in East Tennessee, to his st
Roots author Alex Haley's birthday celebrated by those keeping his legacy alive
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 15 days ago
the life of a literary pioneer. From his farmhouse in East Tennessee, to his statue in Morningside Park, "Roots" author Alex Haley's legacy touches many parts of our region. Haley would have turned 95 today, and his family hopes people will... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Celebrations Set To Remember 'Roots' Author On His BirthdayHENNING, Tenn. (AP) — Pulitzer Prize-winning author Alex Haley would be turning
Celebrations Set To Remember 'Roots' Author On His Birthday
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 16 days ago
HENNING, Tenn. (AP) — Pulitzer Prize-winning author Alex Haley would be turning 95 years old, and celebrations are planned around Tennessee this week. The author of “Roots,” which was turned into an award-winning miniseries, will be remembered... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Celebrations set to remember 'Roots' author on his birthdayAlex Haley and Wilma Dykeman at the East Tennessee Regional Historical Museum.
Celebrations set to remember 'Roots' author on his birthday
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 16 days ago
Alex Haley and Wilma Dykeman at the East Tennessee Regional Historical Museum. Now the East Tennessee History Center. Undated photo. HENNING, Tenn. (AP) - Pulitzer Prize-winning author Alex Haley would be turning 95 years old, and celebrations are... Read more
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KECI Missoula
August 11to hit a total of 714 homers in his career for a record that would stand until
August 11
KECI Missoula / Posted 16 days ago
to hit a total of 714 homers in his career for a record that would stand until broken by Hank Aaron in 1974. 1921: Author Alex Haley, best known as the author of the 1976 book "Roots: The Saga of an American Family" and the co-author of "The... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
August 11to hit a total of 714 homers in his career for a record that would stand until
August 11
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 16 days ago
to hit a total of 714 homers in his career for a record that would stand until broken by Hank Aaron in 1974. 1921: Author Alex Haley, best known as the author of the 1976 book "Roots: The Saga of an American Family" and the co-author of "The... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
History: Justice Department registers votersvoter registration among African Americans in the South from 43 percent in 1964
History: Justice Department registers voters
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 18 days ago
voter registration among African Americans in the South from 43 percent in 1964 to 62 percent by 1968. August 11, 1921: Alex Haley, the author of Roots and The Autobiography of Malcolm X, was born in Ithaca, New York. He spent much of his first... Read more
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The Commerce News
The jewel of the soulpain of having that permanent shadow on her reputation: that indelible mark. So
The jewel of the soul
The Commerce News / Posted 28 days ago
pain of having that permanent shadow on her reputation: that indelible mark. Something similar happened to “Roots” author Alex Haley, whose world-famous book was found to contain parts of a Harold Courtlander novel called “The African.” “Good... Read more

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